Anatomy of a Cocktail Scene




Photo by Carolyn Ramos

You see, back in my nightmarish early bartending days, old fashioneds were very much different than they are now. more

Aug 14, 2017 10:12 AM Anatomy of a Cocktail Scene


Photo by Ian Ward

I had first heard about the cocktail from one of the chefs at Addison. He had described it as “the single best cocktail” he’d ever had, having tried it at an event put on at the upstairs loft of The Lion’s Share. more

Aug 1, 2017 3:37 PM Anatomy of a Cocktail Scene


Photo by Ian Ward

And through all of my many years behind the proverbial stick, the lack of well-educated tequila drinkers has always been concerning. more

Jul 17, 2017 3:53 PM Anatomy of a Cocktail Scene


Photo by Ian Ward

Honestly, as a person who has made his career as a somewhat forward-thinking bartender, I have to confess that I have never truly been sold on the idea that cocktails and food, in general, pair well together. more

Jun 30, 2017 7:50 PM Anatomy of a Cocktail Scene


Photo by Ian Ward

It is a combination of Old Harbor San Miguel Gin (locally distilled, this is a wonderfully intense herbal gin, with strong notes of cilantro, sage and coriander), lime, aloe and Bonal. All flavors that effortlessly work together. more

Jun 16, 2017 5:14 PM Anatomy of a Cocktail Scene